RCSD: Suspect Uses Pepper Spray in Two Notch Road Bank Robbery

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are looking for a suspect accused of pepper spraying three bank employees before stealing an unknown amount of cash over the weekend.

Authorities say the suspect who is described as being a white male in his mid-30’s to early 40’s, was caught on surveillance video entering the TD Bank located at 10000 Two Notch Road just after 9 a.m. on Saturday, November 12 demanding money from employees.

The victims were treated on scene by EMS, authorities say.

According to police, the suspect is 6 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 180 lbs and was wearing a wind breaker jacket, black hat, and dark sunglasses.

The suspect fled the location in a burgundy Chevrolet Trailblazer with a partial SC Tag of 287.

Sheriff Leon Lott said the vehicle was observed in Blythewood near Farrow Road and Wilson Boulevard after the incident.

To receive up to $1000 for information about the crime, citizens are encouraged to contact CRIMESTOPPERS in any of the following ways: call 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372), text to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC,” followed by the tip information or go to: www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the “Submit a tip” tab.

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Categories: Local News, Richland